The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TDD 23 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 21.90% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £30,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
TDD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 75 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 90.48% 75.00% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 10
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £38,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +23.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

TDD
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Stirling region.

TDD Salary Trend in Stirling

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 23 (82.14%) OO
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (75.00%) Java
4 18 (64.29%) Finance
5 17 (60.71%) Subversion
5 17 (60.71%) Unit Testing
6 16 (57.14%) Spring
6 16 (57.14%) Maven
6 16 (57.14%) SQL
6 16 (57.14%) Relational Database
7 15 (53.57%) E-Commerce
8 13 (46.43%) Workflow
8 13 (46.43%) Investment Banking
8 13 (46.43%) TeamCity
8 13 (46.43%) OLAP
8 13 (46.43%) Web Services
8 13 (46.43%) Analytics
8 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (46.43%) Banking
9 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
10 11 (39.29%) PL/SQL
10 11 (39.29%) Oracle
11 10 (35.71%) J2EE
11 10 (35.71%) MySQL
11 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
11 10 (35.71%) HTML
11 10 (35.71%) UNIX
11 10 (35.71%) Linux
11 10 (35.71%) Ant
11 10 (35.71%) CSS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) Apache
1 10 (35.71%) Mule
2 5 (17.86%) Mule ESB
2 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 13 (46.43%) OLAP
3 10 (35.71%) MySQL
3 10 (35.71%) Big Data
4 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
5 5 (17.86%) DataStage
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
5 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Subversion
2 16 (57.14%) Maven
3 13 (46.43%) TeamCity
4 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 10 (35.71%) Ant
4 10 (35.71%) IntelliJ
5 7 (25.00%) NUnit
5 7 (25.00%) Moq
6 5 (17.86%) Mockito
6 5 (17.86%) JUnit
6 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 13 (46.43%) Banking
2 13 (46.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) Java Developer
3 15 (53.57%) Senior Developer
4 12 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (28.57%) Development Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) WPF Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior WPF Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) Spring
2 13 (46.43%) Web Services
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
3 10 (35.71%) J2EE
3 10 (35.71%) CSS
4 7 (25.00%) MDX
4 7 (25.00%) WPF
4 7 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 6 (21.43%) Spring Integration
5 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 6 (21.43%) JPA
5 6 (21.43%) JMS
6 5 (17.86%) JAXB
6 5 (17.86%) XML
6 5 (17.86%) XSLT
6 5 (17.86%) JSP
6 5 (17.86%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) UNIX
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) OO
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (60.71%) Unit Testing
4 15 (53.57%) E-Commerce
5 13 (46.43%) Workflow
5 13 (46.43%) Analytics
6 10 (35.71%) System Testing
6 10 (35.71%) OOD
6 10 (35.71%) Content Management
6 10 (35.71%) Server Building
6 10 (35.71%) SDLC
7 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 7 (25.00%) MVVM
8 6 (21.43%) Coaching
9 5 (17.86%) Software Delivery
9 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
9 5 (17.86%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) PL/SQL
4 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
3 7 (25.00%) DevExpress
4 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 5 (17.86%) Informatica